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The History of the English Language: Infographic

The History of the English Language: Infographic | TEFL & Ed Tech | Scoop.it
The English Language is icreasingly the language of Education and Business | The Brighton School of Business and Management
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Will you check this scoop? Thank you so much. http://sco.lt/5okJ17
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12 Important Tips to Get Precise Google Search Results

12 Important Tips to Get Precise Google Search Results | TEFL & Ed Tech | Scoop.it
After we have seen how to use Google Images to search for and locate free-to-use images, here is another handy visual to help you make the best of your Google search experience. The content of this visual is based on insights provided by Google Search Help. The 12 tips below will help you refine your Google searches and get precise search results using a wide variety of search operators. For instance, you will learn how to search for content published in social media or through hashtags, how to search for a specific site or related sites, how to search for an exact match and many more.
This visual is also available in PDF format from this page.

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After we have seen how to use Google Images to search for and locate free-to-use images, here is another handy visual to help you make the best of your Google search experience. The content of this visual is based on insights provided by Google Search Help. The 12 tips below will help you refine your Google searches and get precise search results using a wide variety of search operators. For instance, you will learn how to search for content published in social media or through hashtags, how to search for a specific site or related sites, how to search for an exact match and many more. This visual is also available in PDF format from this page.
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Teaching and Learning Resources about Scotland

Teaching and Learning Resources about Scotland | TEFL & Ed Tech | Scoop.it

Free online lesson activities about Scotland, for adult ESOL students and young learners. Includes reading & listening quizzes, word games and printable worksheets about Scottish history, places, people and culture, and important holidays and festivals including St Andrews Day, Hogmanay, Burns Night and the Beltane Fire Festival.


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These resources may be come in useful if you are off to IATEFL Glasgow and looking for ideas to keep your learners occupied while you are away.

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5 technologies to avoid in the classroom-and what to use instead

5 technologies to avoid in the classroom-and what to use instead | TEFL & Ed Tech | Scoop.it
In a technology-dependent education culture, are there some technologies to avoid? And if so, why, and what are better alternatives?

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Nicole van Wyk's curator insight, March 26, 12:32 AM
Not all technology is useful for education
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Over 30 Good Infographics for Language Teachers from GrammarCheck via Educators' Technology

Over 30 Good Infographics for Language Teachers from GrammarCheck via Educators' Technology | TEFL & Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education

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Arizona State University, Claire McLaughlin's curator insight, March 20, 6:37 PM
Clear and simple examples for beginning students.
Ricard Garcia's curator insight, March 23, 3:15 AM
Visual students need visual resources, so... there you are!
Rob Hatfield, M.Ed.'s curator insight, March 25, 12:13 PM
These are good resources to use in your 21st Century language learning / teaching environments.
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OMG - Google Classroom For Gmail Accounts - Teacher Tech

OMG - Google Classroom For Gmail Accounts - Teacher Tech | TEFL & Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Now you can use Gmail in Google Classroom. If you have a personal Gmail account you can now utilize the benefits of online learning in Google Classroom.

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BBC Learning English - 6 Minute English / How do you like your tea?

BBC Learning English - 6 Minute English / How do you like your tea? | TEFL & Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Tea comes in different forms � milky, sweet or spicy. Alice and Neil discuss how this Asian leaf conquered the world.

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Google Classroom: Turn in Group Work with a Google Form - Teacher Tech

Google Classroom: Turn in Group Work with a Google Form - Teacher Tech | TEFL & Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Google Classroom: Turn in Group Work with a Google Form

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Teachers Guide to Create A Class Website Using The New Google Sites

Teachers Guide to Create A Class Website Using The New Google Sites | TEFL & Ed Tech | Scoop.it
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13 words we borrowed from Arabic

13 words we borrowed from Arabic | TEFL & Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Arabic is one of the five most spoken languages in the world, with some 400 million users. It's also one of the most ancient, varied and beautifully scripted languages in existence. Its influence on Spanish since the time of the Moors is well known, but what's less well known is how many commonly used English words were actually taken from Arabic. Here are just thirteen.
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Here Is An Excellent Google Drive Converter Tool That Supports Over 200 Formats

Here Is An Excellent Google Drive Converter Tool That Supports Over 200 Formats | TEFL & Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education

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Here Is An Excellent Tool to Easily Create Quizzes, Polls and Forms from Google Docs

Here Is An Excellent Tool to Easily Create Quizzes, Polls and Forms from Google Docs | TEFL & Ed Tech | Scoop.it
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Where does the word Easter come from?

Where does the word Easter come from? | TEFL & Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Perhaps surprisingly the origin of  Easter is not biblical.

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Tools for creating polls and surveys

Tools for creating polls and surveys | TEFL & Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Any internet search will show that there are a huge number of online tools available for the creation on polls and surveys. The ones included here are some of the best I have used and show some of the variety of polling tools available.

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Nik Peachey's curator insight, March 29, 12:45 AM

A collection of tools for creating different kinds of surveys.

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How to Add Spoken Audio to Google Slides

How to Add Spoken Audio to Google Slides | TEFL & Ed Tech | Scoop.it
The  Practical Ed Tech Tip of the Week  that I published yesterday was about adding music to Google Slides. In the twelve hours since tha

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Revealed: The secret Chrome and Google Search tricks that'll make your browser even more powerful

Revealed: The secret Chrome and Google Search tricks that'll make your browser even more powerful | TEFL & Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Google's Chrome browser is one of the most popular ways of browsing the world wide web - but did you know it's also chock full of cleve

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Mysterious Word Parts, Demystified

There are a number of words in English that seem to be formed from two parts, but one of the parts is obscure. Wonder no more at where these parts com
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How Many Different Kinds of Grammar Are There?

How Many Different Kinds of Grammar Are There? | TEFL & Ed Tech | Scoop.it
So you think you know grammar? That's all well and good, but which type of grammar do you know? Consider these 10 varieties of grammar--and take your pick.
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How Tube stations got their unusual names

How Tube stations got their unusual names | TEFL & Ed Tech | Scoop.it
The names of stops on the London Underground can seem nonsensical: think Elephant & Castle or Shepherd’s Bush. But they actually hide 2,000 years of odd anecdotes and historic quirks.

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Whole Phrases Hidden in English Words

Why say a whole sentence when just a word will do? You might never have noticed that these English words contain whole phrases within them. Produced fo
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EdTech Websites by Category

EdTech Websites by Category | TEFL & Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Top educators bringing you the best resources for your classroom every day and always free!

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Cindy Rudy's curator insight, March 13, 10:52 AM

Tons of resources in each category!

Elizabeth Hutchinson's curator insight, March 13, 4:52 PM
A great website full of useful ideas for teachers by teachers. 
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Amazing
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Teachers guide to using padlet in class


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10 ways Google Keep can help streamline life at school

10 ways Google Keep can help streamline life at school | TEFL & Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Google Keep is like a bulletin board you can keep with you wherever you go. It's perfect for organizing ideas or quickly jotting down inspiration.

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12 Ways to Create Videos On Chromebooks

12 Ways to Create Videos On Chromebooks | TEFL & Ed Tech | Scoop.it
It seems like every month there is a new tool for creating videos on Chromebooks. In the two months since I published my last post abou

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Queen as a Title - History of Titles for Female Rulers

Queen as a Title - History of Titles for Female Rulers | TEFL & Ed Tech | Scoop.it
The title Queen has an interesting and long history, and has evolved in usage. Do you know the difference between queen consort and queen regnant?

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